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Oct 25, 2016 6:42 am

Cody Garbrandt Continues War of Words with “Little B*tch” Dominick Cruz

Yesterday afternoon, a long-rumored bantamweight title bout between champion Dominick Cruz and challenger Cody Garbrandt was made official. This hotly-anticipated showdown will serve as the main event of UFC 207, which will occur on December 30 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Garbrandt, of course, was not the only choice for the next crack at Cruz’s title....

Oct 12, 2016 8:51 am

Chael Sonnen’s advice to Conor McGregor regarding trash talk

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor has undoubtably become one of the biggest figures in the MMA world, if not the single biggest. McGregor brash persona parallels the likes of Boxing legend Muhammad Ali, who used to frequently talk trash to his opponents in an extremely elaborate way, while promoting himself with over-the-top speeches. Before McGregor...

Oct 5, 2016 2:16 pm

A Look Back at the Record-Breaking Rise of Conor McGregor

In April of 2013, a 25-year-old Conor McGregor waved goodbye to a job as a plumber’s apprentice and made a successful UFC debut with a first-round TKO of Marcus Brimage. In the moments after the win, McGregor would famously call for a knockout of the night bonus. He would receive that bonus, and return home...

Sep 11, 2016 11:10 am

Ouch: Jimmie Rivera Sustains Crack Behind Retina After Urijah Faber Eye-Poke

On the main card of UFC 203, Jimmie Rivera earned a unanimous decision win over Urijah Faber, becoming the first bantamweight to defeat the long-time contender in a three-round, non-title fight. The decision win goes down as the biggest of the 27-year-old prospect’s career, and is likely to have earned him a spot deep inside...


Apr 6, 2016 6:09 pm

Conor McGregor reflects on UFC journey on 3rd anniversary of debut

Three years ago today, Conor McGregor made his UFC debut against Marcus Brimage. McGregor, a two-division Cage Warriors champion at the time of his UFC debut, had quite a bit of hype behind him as he made his UFC debut, and he did not disappoint. McGregor landed numerous uppercuts on Brimage, showcasing his impressive counter...

Apr 6, 2016 12:35 pm

Conor McGregor’s ‘road to UFC 200 starts today’

It appears that Conor McGregor has officially started his camp for the rematch with Nate Diaz slated for the main event of UFC 200 that takes place on July 9th in Las Vegas, Nevada. McGregor’s coach John Kavanagh posted this photo with the caption saying, “The road to #ufc200 starts today…3yrs to the day from...

Apr 6, 2016 10:12 am

VIDEO | On This Day: Conor McGregor makes his UFC debut with a first-round TKO

Oh, how things have changed in just three years. Exactly three years ago today, the current UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor made his UFC debut against Marcus Brimage at UFC on Fuel TV 9. McGregor was able to connect early on in the fight with Brimage and scored a TKO stoppage at just 1:07 of...

Nov 29, 2015 6:56 pm

McGregor video: Who is Conor McGregor?

We all know a few things about Conor McGregor. He’s deep in the psychological, as well as the physical aspect of mix martial arts. McGregor is a student of the fight game. He’s seen Aldo’s leg kicking devastation in slow motion replay, like we all have. “Notorious” UFC road began with Marcus Brimage when they...

Nov 22, 2015 1:12 pm

“Mystic Mac” King of Smack?

  By Joe “JD” David There is always calm before the storm and this clip shows you behind the scenes footage compiled of Conor “The Notorious” McGregor in perfect (Smack Fu) form. The Irishman (18-2 MMA 6-0 UFC) turned heads with victories over Marcus Brimage, Max “Blessed” Holloway, and finishes over Dustin “The Diamond” Poirier,...

Oct 8, 2015 1:32 pm

Who Flipped Better, These Guys Or Sage Northcutt?

TUMBLE young men TUMBLE!!!! Marcus Brimage vs Maximo Blanco at UFC 145, Atlanta, GA 4/21/12 #DWCOTD A video posted by Dana White (@danawhiteufc) on Oct 8, 2015 at 10:44am PDT Before ‘Super’ Sage Northcutt blew our minds with his highlight reel flipping abilities, these UFC fighters held a whole tumbling competition inside the octagon. Marcus...

Sep 27, 2015 6:00 am

McGregor is looking for revenge — ‘I want to KO Duffy stiff’

Conor McGregor’s path to the top of the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s featherweight division was far from easy, but he surely made it look like it was. “The Notorious” put his division on notice in his first octagon appearance when he knocked veteran Marcus Brimage out in just over a minute into their fight. He went...

Jul 18, 2015 6:43 am

‘UFC Fight Night: Glasgow’ Results

UFC Fight Morning: Glasgow goes down early, but we’ve still got all the latest results and updates for you. In the main event UFC middleweight Michael Bisping will take on streaking Thales Leites. Scrappy lightweights Evan Dunham and Ross Pearson face off in the co-main event and the last and to defeat Conor McGregor, Joseph...

Jul 17, 2015 6:32 am

‘UFC Fight Night: Glasgow’ Weigh-In Results

It’s Friday, so you know what that means. It was time for all the fighters on this Saturday’s ‘UFC Fight Night: Glasgow’ to step no the scales and make things official. In tomorrow night’s main event we’ll see middleweights Michael Bisping go up against Thales Leites. Also, in the co-main event two exciting lightweights will...

Jul 5, 2015 1:42 pm

Booking Roundup: Gegard Mousasi Comes Back to Japan!

Once again, it’s been a ridiculous week in the world of mixed martial arts. Chad Mendes was named as the official opponent for Conor McGregor at UFC 189, but there were several other fights announced as well! Catch up with the news on this week’s Booking Roundup! UFC Fight Night 71: Sicilia Gets a New Opponent...

Jun 30, 2015 5:44 am

‘UFC Fight Night: Bisping vs. Leites’ Rounded Out with 12 Fights

The UFC will venture to Glasgow, Scotland on July 18th with ‘UFC Fight Night: Bisping vs. Leites.’ The main card will feature a main event between middleweights Michael Bisping and Thales Leites and a co-main between Evan Dunham and Ross Pearson. Also featured on the main card will be Joseph Duffy, AKA the last man...

Jun 28, 2015 7:00 am

Booking Roundup: UFC Bouts Announced

UFC announced some big changes in their upcoming events which got buried in this week’s Jose Aldo injury drama! Catch up on some BIG changes to UFC 189, UFC Fight Night 71, and UFC Fight Night 72! Gunny Gets a New Opponent at UFC 189 Brandon Thatch is the chosen one to step in for...

Jun 22, 2015 1:58 pm

Dustin Poirier Makes His Prediction for McGregor/Aldo at UFC 189

Dustin Poirier has stepped inside of the octagon with some of the best fighters UFC has to offer, including “The Notorious” Conor McGregor. McGregor will walking into his fight with UFC Featherweight Champion Jose Aldo as the underdog, but he is riding an incredible wave of momentum no other underdog has experience before. McGregor’s UFC...

Jan 30, 2015 2:08 pm

Cody ‘No Love’ Garbrandt Chronicles His Journey To Team Alpha Male- Exclusive

    Fresh off an impressive win at UFC 182, Team Alpha Male fighter Cody ‘No Love’ Garbrandt spoke with BJPENN.COM Radio about his journey to the team and what his plans are for the future. Garbrandt opened eyes when he stopped Marcus Brimage with strikes in the last 10 seconds of his UFC debut....

Jan 6, 2015 3:07 pm

Medical Suspensions Report: ‘UFC 182: Jones vs. Cormier’ Edition

Thirteen UFC 182 fighters have been served with mandatory suspensions by the Nevada State Athletic Commission for injuries sustained while in combat. Topping the list is a set of four athletes who could be out up to six-months for various ailments. Nate Marquardt,Louis Gaudinot, Paul Felder, and Cody Garbrandt will need medical clearance to return...

Jan 5, 2015 10:14 am

UFC 182 Payroll: Jones Tops Payouts At $500,000

The payroll for UFC 182 is in, and unsurprisingly UFC light heavyweight kingpin Jon Jones topped the payouts with a whopping $500,000, in addition to $50,000 for ‘Fight of the Night’ bonus. Below is the official payroll, which was obtained by MMAJunkie from the NSAC. Champ Jon Jones: $500,000 (no win bonus) def. Daniel Cormier:...

Jan 3, 2015 6:31 pm

UFC 182 RESULTS: Garbrandt Picks Up TKO Win With 10 Seconds Left

From the heavyweights to the bantamweights. In the fifth fight of the night, Marcus Brimage went up against Cody Garbrandt. Brimage came in having won 5 of his last 7, while Garbrandt brings with him an undefeated record with 5 wins under his belt. Both fighters exchanged in the early going of the fight. A...

Jan 3, 2015 11:07 am

‘UFC 182: Jones vs. Cormier’ Official Results

Tonight, from the MGM Grand Garden Arena, the highly anticipated ‘UFC 182: Jones vs. Cormier’ took place live on pay-per-view.. RESULTS: MAIN CARD: (Pay-Per-View, 10 p.m. ET) Champ Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier – for light heavyweight title- Jones wins via Unanimous Decision Donald Cerrone vs. Myles Jury- Cerrone wins via Unanimous Decision Nate Marquardt vs....

Jan 2, 2015 4:37 pm

‘UFC 182: Jones vs. Cormier’ Official Weigh-In Results – 1 Misses Weight

Today from The MGM Grand Garden Arena, in Las Vegas, Nevada, the UFC 182 fighters hit the scales, making their bouts for tomorrow night’s event official. All fighters, but one, made their contracted weight. ‘UFC 182: Jones vs. Cormier’ goes down live on pay-per-view tomorrow night. Here’s the full results from today’s event: (Staredown photo...

Dec 6, 2014 8:25 am

Rustam Khabilov Out of UFC 182 with visa issues

Rustam Khabilov has been forced out of his UFC 182 bout against Danny Castillo of Team Alpha Male, in early 2015. MMAJunkie broke the story, which stated that due to visa issues, Khabilov would be unable to compete on the card, and the UFC would be seeking a replacement. Khabilov’s last outing came as a...

Nov 23, 2014 2:59 pm

UFC signs Cody Garbrandt of Team Alpha Male

The UFC has signed rising star Cody Garbrandt, who trains out of Team Alpha Male alongside fighters like Urijah Faber, Chad Mendes, Joseph Benavidez, and bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw, to name a few. Garbrandt, who is a perfect 5-0 in his pro MMA career with 5 stoppages, will be making his UFC debut at UFC...